December 29, 2020
This week, Alex talks about how Winnipeg Beach became city-dwellers’ favourite summer spot – especially for dating – in the early 20th century.
December 15, 2020
Sabrina and Alex were feeling so festive, they just couldn’t help themselves from recording this bonus Christmas episode! Alex goes through some charming and bizarre Christmas anecdotes through the years and traces the origins of the Eaton’s Fairytale Vignettes. Sabrina tells us a truly horrifying story about Santa’s reindeer, and then caps it off with the tale of Punkinhead, Rudolph’s less popular counterpart.
December 1, 2020
How do you make a population care about something that is literally on the other side of the world? If you're Winnipeg, you stage a fake Nazi invasion.
This week on One Great History: If Day.
November 17, 2020
Is Winnipeg haunted? Alex and Sabrina take a spirited visit to Hamilton House to discuss staged seances, questionable photographs, and more!
November 3, 2020
Sabrina and Alex go through Winnipeg's hockey history (it's more than just the Jets)!
October 15, 2020
Occasionally employed historians Sabrina and Alex talk about Winnipeg's wonderful and weird history in broad strokes. A "thesis episode", if you will.